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Nathan Sawaya delights adults and children alike with his bright, blocky sculptures made entirely out of LEGO bricks. Follow @NathanSawaya NATHAN SAWAYA. Lego bricks to be exact. In 2012, Artnet ranked Sawaya the 8th most popular artist in the world. Nathan Sawaya is a contemporary American artist from Washington State and Oregon. It's made of a thicker, heavier cotton, but it's still soft and comfy. His global touring exhibitions, THE ART OF THE BRICK, feature large-scale sculptures using only toy building blocks: LEGO® bricks to be exact. Lego bricks to be exact. © 2003-2021 Nathan Sawaya, Inc. All trademarks, servicemarks, and copyrights are property of their respective owners. Nathan Sawaya, Swimmer. For Sale on 1stDibs - Northern White Rhinoceros, Plastic by Nathan Sawaya. His painstakingly constructed forms encompass such everyday objects as umbrellas and pencils; animals, insects, and natural phenomena; portraits of celebrities; and human figures that serve as ciphers for his emotions. For Sale on 1stdibs - Blue Horizon, Plastic by Nathan Sawaya. In 2014, with the belief that “art is not optional,” Sawaya founded The Art Revolution Foundation, for the purpose of making art a priority in our schools and our homes. For Sale on 1stdibs - Brown Horizon, Plastic by Nathan Sawaya. View Nathan Sawaya’s artworks on artnet. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google, Featured Collection: Lighting at a Great Value, Association of International Photography Dealers, International Fine Print Dealers Association. Nathan Sawaya is a contemporary American artist exclusively working with LEGO bricks. […] If you get inspired to make your own creation, you too can go use the exact same bricks that I use.”, Limited-Edition Prints by Leading Artists. Learn about the artist and see available works for sale. Nathan Sawaya is a New York based artist best known for his contemporary Lego art. He focused on becoming the world’s foremost Lego® artist. Nathan Sawaya is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, recognizing his artwork and cultural achievements. And it's been paying off. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Featured Artwork Biography Contact The Art of the Brick COLLECTIONS HUMAN CONDITION IN PIECES METAMORPHOSIS. Offered by Isabella Garrucho Fine Art. In the meantime, you can enjoy some of the many incredible artworks from the Art of the Brick exhibit below! LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya's personal website. $12.50 - $14.50 You've now found the staple t-shirt of your wardrobe. Among the largest of his works is a 20-foot-long Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton, included in “The Art of the Brick,” a traveling exhibition of his work. Find international art galleries by name or location on artnet. Nathan Sawaya is an award-winning artist who creates awe-inspiring works of art out of some of the most unlikely things. Nathan Sawaya chooses to build his awe-inspiring art out of toy building blocks. The former corporate lawyer quit his job in 2001 to focus on becoming the world’s foremost LEGO artist. With more than one and a half million colored bricks, Sawaya… In 2014, with the belief that “art is not optional,” Sawaya founded The Art Revolution Foundation, for the purpose of making art a priority in our schools and our homes. Nathan Sawaya is an award-winning artist who creates awe-inspiring, larger-than-life works of art out of LEGO bricks. Born in Colville, Washington and raised in Veneta, Oregon, Sawaya's childhood consisted of drawing cartoons, writing stories, perfecting magic tricks and playing with Lego's. Nathan Sawaya worked for years as a high-powered attorney in New York before ditching that job to pursue his passion: creating art with Legos. He rediscovered this quintessential childhood toy after experimenting with a range of mediums, and has been working with it exclusively since the early 2000s. Global shipping available. Nathan Sawaya delights adults and children alike with his bright, blocky sculptures made entirely out of LEGO bricks. Available for sale from Avant Gallery, Nathan Sawaya, Tree (2012), LEGO bricks and glue, 48 × 22 × 20 in Learn about the artist and see available works for sale. See more ideas about lego, lego sculptures, lego art. Jun 17, 2014 - Explore Tisha Queen's board "Lego Art by Nathan Sawaya", followed by 143 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Lego art, Lego sculptures, Legos. Mar 25, 2016 - Explore Wissam Shawkat's board "Nathan Sawaya", followed by 1122 people on Pinterest. Movement: Art of the 21st Century Contact Gallery About This Work Description: “PERNICIEM” is Latin for extinction, Nathan Sawaya and Dean West in their new collaboration “PERNICIEM” turn their eye towards the environment and some of its most endangered species. Lawyer-turned-artist Nathan Sawaya builds custom art using every-day materials, including LEGO bricks. Sep 13, 2018 - Nathan Sawaya is the first contemporary artist to bring LEGO®, the world’s most popular toy, into the art world as a medium. Aug 14, 2016 - Explore Nick Treviño's board "Nathan Sawaya Lego Art" on Pinterest. Offered by Isabella Garrucho Fine Art. And the double stitching on the neckline and sleeves add more durability to what is sure to be a favorite! In 2014, with the belief that “art is not optional,” Sawaya founded The Art Revolution Foundation, for the purpose of making art a priority in our schools and our homes. 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